This site requires Javascript. Please enable Javascript in your browser for this site.

School Overview

    • Founded:
    • 1941
    • Size:
    • Small (<5000 students)
    • Type:
    • Public
    • Category:
    • Universities, colleges
    • Specialization:
    • Maritime School 1
    • Climate:
    • Cold (Continental)
    • Location:
    • 1 Pleasant Street, Castine, Maine, United States, 04420
    • Phone:
    • +12073262223
    • Email Address:
    • N/A
    • Setting:
    • Rural

The History of Maine Maritime Academy

Maine Maritime Academy is a public, co-educational college located in the coastal town of Castine, Maine. Our student population numbers approximately 950 students in courses of study in engineering, management, science, and transportation.

Academic Highlights

Our rigorous courses and experiential programs equip students with the practical skills, knowledge, and training to launch successful careers upon completing an associate’s, bachelor’s, or master’s degree.

Life in Maine Maritime Academy

MMA students benefit from hands-on education, international sea-time aboard the Training Ship State of Maine or the Schooner Bowdoin, cadet shipping aboard commercial vessels, and cooperative education assignments. Our students become world-class mariners and engineers, supply chain managers, logistics professionals, and scientists here in Maine and beyond.

School Ranking

Top 2020 Rankings For Maine Maritime Academy Most Focused for International Business (ranked 3 out of 375) Most Focused for Engineering Technology (Other) (ranked 1 out of 43) Best Colleges For The Money (undergraduates getting no aid - regionwide) (ranked 4 out of 130)


Students wishing to apply for a course at Maine Maritime Academy in USA can refer to the following link on admission to courses:

Notable Alumni


Acceptance Rate

The overall acceptance rate for Maine Maritime Academy was reported as 65.4% in Fall 2013 with over 791 applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures.

Other Campuses
No other campus yet.



No records.

People who this school

None as of the moment.